The IELTS partners invite educational institutions and suitably qualified individuals to apply for funding to undertake applied research projects in relation to the International English Language Testing System (IELTS). Financial support for individual projects selected is limited to a maximum of £45,000/AU$70,000.
IELTS joint-funded research program 2017
Guidelines for applying
|30 June 2017
||Deadline for applications
||Preliminary review of applications
||Evaluation and selection of successful applicants
||Applicants are notified of the Research Committee's decision
||Research commences. Programs can be one or two years in length.
|Final reports due
All applications received will be treated on a confidential basis. The decision of the review committee is final.
Proposals are welcomed from researchers and institutions with expertise in language learning and assessment research. Institutions/individuals are invited to submit a written application (maximum of 10 pages, unbound) in accordance with the format and content requirements, see guidelines for applying.
2017 application forms